Infrastructure Project Director - South America

Location
Panama City
Salary
£98768.68 - £118522.42 per annum + Full Pacakge + Bonus
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
121852
Contact
Michael Turner
Job Type
Permanent

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Managing all operational aspects of executing the company's role on an infrastructure development project
  • Managing and supporting the Logistics, Asset Management, and Operations Teams, ensuring that project goals and schedules are understood and delivered
  • Managing the delivery of all construction, logistics, permitting, commissioning and handover activities; to ensure project delivery of established technical, budgetary, schedule and quality requirements
  • Interfacing with all sections of the team to meet overall project deliverables
  • Developing, establishing and executing the operations strategy, standards, policies, procedures and best practices
  • Working closely with the Engineering Team to assist in the development of design solutions that promote construct-ability and value engineering
  • Monitoring and reporting on the performance of the construction supervisors and the contractors, including on QHSE requirements

PROFILE

  • Strong technical knowledge of all operational aspects of major highway/infrastructure construction projects, with experience in project management, construction practices and the delivery of complex major projects contractor side. A HANDS ON ATTITUDE AND MENTALITY IS SOUGHT.
  • At least a Bachelor's degree qualification in Civil or Structural Engineering, with MICE or equivalent
  • 20 year's experience of post graduate experience, working for Contractors
  • A background of working in the South America & Spanish speaking countries
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • FLUENCY IN SPANISH & ENGLISH IS ESSENTIAL
  • The importance of being versatile and open to location is key.

For more information or to apply, please send your CV to M.turner@ewi-group.com